Physical Organic Chemistry–Organic Spectroscopy

Course Information
TitleΦυσική Οργανική Χημεία – Οργανική Φασματοσκοπία / Physical Organic Chemistry–Organic Spectroscopy
Cycle / Level2nd / Postgraduate, 3rd / Doctorate
Teaching PeriodWinter
Course ID600015667

Programme of Study: Synthetic Chemistry, Biochemistry and Applications

Registered students: 11
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
"Anórganes Enṓseis, Yliká kai Efarmogés"Elective Courses1110
"Organikī Sýnthesī kai Efarmogés"Compulsory Course1110
"Viochīmeía"Elective Courses1110

Class Information
Academic Year2020 – 2021
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Instructors from Other Categories
Weekly Hours3
Class ID
Course Type 2011-2015
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
-To understand and interpret energy diagrams of organic reactions-mechanism - Understand and interpret the kinetics of organic reactions and the study of organic reaction rates. - Understand and design for transition states of organic reactions. - Understanding and use of kinetic isotopic effects, Hammett kinetics, Curtin-Hammett theory. - Understand and interpret free radical trapping reactions and rearrangements of organic cyclopropyl molecules.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Adapt to new situations
  • Make decisions
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
  • Generate new research ideas
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
Diagramms, advance physical organic chemistry, kinetic reactions, transition states, kinetic isotope effects, Hammett kinetics, Hammond postulation, Curtin-Hammett theory, free radical reactions, rearrangement of organic free radicals, trap of organic intermediates. One and two dimensinal NMR, theory and applications, complex pulse sequences, NoE effect, double resonance experiments. Relationships between the Spectrum and the Molecular Structure. Problems on finding the structure of unknown compounds. Theory and demostration of Mass Spectroscopy.
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
Course Organization
Reading Assigment208
Student Assessment
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Summative)
  • Written Exam with Extended Answer Questions (Summative)
  • Written Assignment (Summative)
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